WoRMS taxon details

Molva dypterygia (Pennant, 1784)

126459  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:126459)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(of Gadus dypterygius Pennant, 1784) Pennant, T. (1784-85). Arctic zoology. 2 vols. <em>Henry Hughs, London.</em> Vol. 1: [10] + I-CC + [5] + 1-185, Pls. 1-8, (1784), Vol. 2: 187-586 + [13], Pls. 9-23 (1785). [vol. 1 (1784) [includes introduction], vol. 2 (1785).].
page(s): lxxvi [details]   
Distribution Northwest Atlantic: Newfoundland  
Distribution Northwest Atlantic: Newfoundland [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2023). FishBase. Molva dypterygia (Pennant, 1784). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=126459 on 2023-01-30
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
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original description  (of Gadus dypterygius Pennant, 1784) Pennant, T. (1784-85). Arctic zoology. 2 vols. <em>Henry Hughs, London.</em> Vol. 1: [10] + I-CC + [5] + 1-185, Pls. 1-8, (1784), Vol. 2: 187-586 + [13], Pls. 9-23 (1785). [vol. 1 (1784) [includes introduction], vol. 2 (1785).].
page(s): lxxvi [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   

basis of record van der Land, J.; Costello, M.J.; Zavodnik, D.; Santos, R.S.; Porteiro, F.M.; Bailly, N.; Eschmeyer, W.N.; Froese, R. (2001). Pisces, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels,</i> 50: pp. 357-374 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Welshman, D.; Kohler, S; Black, J.; and L. Van Guelpen. (2003). An atlas of distributions of Canadian Atlantic fishes. , available online at http://epe.lac-bac.gc.ca/100/205/301/ic/cdc/FishAtlas/default.htm [details]   

additional source Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2021). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. version (08/2021)., available online at https://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
    Definitions

From other sources
Diet Feeds on crustaceans and fish, such as flatfishes, gobies and rocklings  [details]

Distribution Northwest Atlantic: Newfoundland [details]

Habitat Occasionally found in Canadian Atlantic waters. Found mainly at depths of 350- 500 m, on muddy bottoms. [details]

Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]

Habitat benthic [details]

Importance Social- Commercial, fishery [details]
LanguageName 
Danish blålange  [details]
Dutch blauwe leng  [details]
English blue ling  [details]
French lingue bleuelingue [from synonym]  [details]
German Blauleng  [details]
Italian molva occhiona [from synonym]  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) pentiki [from synonym]  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål blålange  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk blålange  [details]
Spanish arbitan [from synonym]  [details]
Swedish birkelånga  [details]
Welsh honos glas  [details]